This Sunday, there are a number of planned cancellations to train services that customers will face on parts of our network in the North West. These cancellations are not related to the introduction of the new timetable.

We are sorry for the inconvenience this will cause our customers. Please check immediately before you travel.

Manchester Victoria – Wigan Wallgate (via Atherton)

Manchester Victoria – Wigan Wallgate, via Atherton, services will not operate. Customers are advised to check immediately before they travel and use one of the other services operating on this line for travel to and from Moorside, Hag Fold and Ince.

Liverpool Lime Street – Wigan North Western

All Liverpool Lime Street to Wigan North Western services have been cancelled. Customers are advised to check immediately before they travel and use alternative services on this route for travel to Eccleston Park and Bryn.

Preston/Colne – Blackpool South

Services between Preston/Colne and Blackpool North/Blackpool South have been reduced to two-hourly. Alternative transport will be provided for last services.

Blackpool North - Hellifield

All services have been cancelled. Alternative transport will be provided. 

All the planned cancellations will be fully updated on the Northern website or National Rail Enquiries websites and apps overnight, so customers should check on Saturday morning for the latest information.

Anyone whose journey is delayed by 15 minutes or more (from Sunday onwards) can apply for compensation via Delay Repay. Details of the scheme and how to apply can be found here.